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20 ICONS OF THE XXTH CENTURY
For: Writing ASMODA
Balenciaga for A.Arzuaga ©Abraham Calero/20 icons
Dior for David Delfín ©Abraham Lime / 20 Icons
This is the title of the exhibition inaugurated in the Museum of the Suit of Madrid that will remain opened until August 31. One treats as a homage the big teachers of the seam of the XXth century re-interpreted and spent by the creative sifter of the current designers. Organized by the Association Aris Nova the exhibition does a historical trip for the fashion of last decades.

It is possible to admire 20 icons that the designers bring to the actuality across his pledges lines or more significant colors. Ailanto re-interprets the feminine smoquin of Saint Laurent, Agatha Ruiz de la Prada the garment of level of mesh of Paco Rabanne, Francis Montesinos re-lives through Paul Poiret, through Ion Fiz to Elio Berhanyer. Along with the fashion-plates of the current designers the illustrations of Harold Cañizares are exhibited in that there turn out to be represented 20 main pieces of the history of the fashion of the XXth century.

As homage to recently deceased Yves Saint Laurent, the Museum of the Suit has selected of between his funds eight very significant models of this big designer placed in the entry of the sample. It is a question of a memory of some of the big successes of Saint Laurent from 1960 until 1990. Between them we see his famous Saharan ones, up to the models of strong ethnic and folkloric content treated with all the mastery with which the designer could handle the color. Also it is possible to admire an audio-visual assembly on his life that is projected on a big screen.
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